RVU Alliance

Interactive TV Headlines Round-Up (VI): Netflix, Cablevision, Warner Bros., Disney, Sony PlayStation3, Netgear, Net2TV, Tom Morgan, ActiveVideo, Red Bee Media, Samsung, RVU Alliance

As most of you are probably aware, [itvt]'s daily news reporting was on hiatus for several weeks, because our editorial team was working on TVOT NYC Intensive 2012 and then taking a post-event break. In order to catch up with the news we missed during that period--as well as the huge volume of news currently being generated by CES 2013--we are covering stories in headlines/round-up format (note: we have marked older stories with the date...

Interactive TV Headlines Round-Up (IV): RVU Alliance, S3 Group, SeaWell Networks, SES, Red Bee Media, SoftAtHome, Spreecast, Technicolor, Time Warner Cable, Viacom

Because the [itvt] editorial team is busy working on our upcoming TV of Tomorrow Show event, TVOT NYC Intensive (December 10th in New York City)--and because of the large volume of news being generated by the IBC--we are covering stories in this issue in headlines format. We anticipate that it will take us a couple of days to catch up with all the recent developments, so if you have sent us a press release or...

Interactive TV News Round-Up (V): PlayJam, GameHouse, RCDb, Zeitera, RVU Alliance

--PlayJam to Bring GameHouse Games to Connected-TV Platforms
--RCDb Integrates Zeitera's ACR Technology into its Watchwith Platform
--RVU Alliance Announces "Major Update" to the RVU Specification
Due to the large volume of news being generated by this week's 2012 International Consumer Electronics Show (CES), we are covering stories in this issue in round-up/summary format. We anticipate that it will take us several days to process all the news from the show: so if your company has sent us a press release or briefed us on an announcement, and you don't yet see your news covered in this issue, please bear with...

Interactive TV News Round-Up (IV): NDS, Pace, RVU Alliance, PayWizard, Samsung

--NDS Expands its Presence in China
--Pace Set-Top Receives RVU Alliance Certification
--PayWizard Launches Payment App for Samsung Connected TV's
Because the [itvt] editorial team has been working on TVOT NYC Intensive 2011 , we are covering stories in this issue in round-up/summary format. We anticipate that it will take us several days to catch up with all the recent news: so if your company has sent us a press release or briefed us on an announcement, and you don't yet see your news covered in this issue, please bear with us. Interactive TV and...

RVU Alliance Launches Certification Program for RVU Client Devices

--RVU Spec Aims to Provide Viewers with Consistent UI across Multiple CE Platforms
The RVU Alliance --an industry group that seeks to encourage adoption of a client/server-based technology (RVU) that is designed to allow TV viewers to experience a consistent, pixel-accurate, server-generated user interface across various CE client devices--has launched a certification program for RVU client devices.

Interactive TV News Round-Up (VIII): Rentrak, National Geographic, Roku, FlixFling, Rovi, Trident, RVU Alliance

--Rentrak Tapped by National Geographic Channel for VOD Advertising Measurement
--Roku in Deal with FlixFling
--Rovi Launches Cloud-Based Digital Entertainment Web Services Platform, Lands Deal with Trident
--RVU Alliance Grows its Membership Roster, Will Launch Independent Certification Program Shortly
Due to the large volume of news generated by the Consumer Electronics Show (CES), which took place last week in Las Vegas, we are covering stories in this issue in summary/round-up form. Our regular news coverage will return shortly. Multiscreen media measurement company, Rentrak , has announced that National Geographic Channel has signed a contract to use its new AdEssentials service, which the company bills as "an ad reporting system that eliminates the time-consuming manual...